Tag: audio

Audio

Streaming the Dawn Chorus

Each year at the start of May there is an International Dawn Chorus day. And off the back of this comes Reveil, an annual broadcast that...

Audio, Podcasts

Podcast Exclusivity

As always, these are my personal views, but it’s probably worth reiterating at the outset. I am not a fan of exclusivity,...

Audio, Radio

Setting Radio Alarms with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant

First a note of caution. This piece was published in November 2018, and it’s entirely possible – indeed probable – that...

Podcasts

The One Podcast to Rule Them All

Tom Webster of Edison Research wrote a very good piece on Medium recently to back up a presentation he recently gave at the Podcast...

Audio, Podcasts, Radio, Technology

Google Podcasts

Without an enormous amount of fanfare, Google yesterday launched Google Podcasts for Android yesterday, with the possibility of being game...

Audio

Podcasts and Paywalls

There seems to be something of a brouhaha* just now in podcasting land over the idea that some podcasts might live behind a paywall, and I...

Podcasts

Google and Podcasts – Stuck in Draft #3

This is another of my Stuck in Drafts series – where I dig into things I had largely written months or even years ago – and get...

Cycling, Podcasts

Tour de France 2017 Podcasts

At the 2015 Tour Le Tour is back underway, and while I’m sadly not planning to go and visit this year, I am of course closely...

Audio, Internet, Media, Technology

Amazon Echo – A Longer Term Test

I bought my Amazon Echo on its official UK release back in September last year. I wrote about it at the time, but I thought it might be...

Audio, Radio

RAJAR MIDAS – Winter 2016

It has been a while since I’ve properly looked at RAJAR’s MIDAS survey, and it really does bear some close attention because it...